agt las vegas TV ratings: 'Got Talent' in Vegas wins viewers, FOX takes 18 49 demoFast National ratings for Tuesday, July 6, 2010

NBC recorded a total-viewer win with the first “America’s Got Talent” Las Vegas round, but couldn’t snag the 18-49 demo win.

NBC averaged 9.1 million viewers and a 5.5 rating/10 share in households for Tuesday night. CBS was second with 8.2 million and a 5.4/9, FOX was third at 6.8 million and a 3.9/7 and ABC was fourth with 5.4 million and a 3.2/5. The CW was last with 752,000 viewers and a 0.5/1

However, NBC couldn’t take the adults 18-49 demographic title. That went to FOX with a 3.1. NBC took second at 2.7, followed by ABC (1.8), CBS (1.4) and the CW (0.3).

Tuesday hour by hour:

8
p.m.

CBS: “NCIS” rerun
(10.6 million viewers, 6.9/12 households)
ABC: “Wipeout” (8.8
million, 4.8/9)
FOX: “Hell’s Kitchen” (6.5 million, 3.8/7)
NBC:
“Losing It with Jillian” (3.9 million, 2.6/5)
The CW: “One
Tree Hill” rerun (883,000, 0.6/1)

18-49 leader: “Hell’s Kitchen”
(3.0)

9 p.m.

NBC: “America’s Got Talent” (11.1
million, 6.6/11)
CBS: “NCIS: Los Angeles” rerun (8.5 million,
5.6/9)
FOX: “Hell’s Kitchen” (7.2 million, 4.1/7)
ABC:
“Downfall” (3.8 million, 2.1/4)
The CW: “Life Unexpected”
rerun (622,000, 0.4/1)

18-49 leader: “Hell’s Kitchen” (3.3)

10 p.m.

NBC: “America’s Got Talent” (12.3 million, 7.3/13)
CBS:
“The Good Wife” rerun (5.3 million, 3.7/6)
ABC: “Primetime: Family Secret” (3.8 million, 2.6/5)

18-49 leader: “America’s Got Talent” (3.7)

Ratings information includes live and same-day
DVR viewing. All numbers are preliminary and subject to change. Source:
The Nielsen Company.

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Posted by:Andrea Reiher

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